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Private Raymond Chanclor Johnston



Date of birth: 1894-12-17
Place of birth: Toronto Ontario Canada
Next of kin: John Johnston (father,) 719 Ave. N. South, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Marital status: single
Occupation (attested): Farmer
Occupation (normalized): General Farmer
Address: Asquith, Saskatchewan
Religion: Presbyterian
Cause of death: Killed in action


Regimental number: 204877
Highest Rank: Private
Rank detail

Private (Army).

Degree of service: Europe
Survived war: no
Battle wounded/killed: He was instantly killed when an enemy shell hit the shelter he was occupying near Marquion


LAC ID: 337573
Attestation record(s): image 1, image 2
Service file: B4895-S007
Uploader's Notes:

He is included in the Asquith & District Honour Roll (see The Asquith Record (1982, page 31 ) as Johnston (sic) with no given name or initials.

The Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial gives his middle name as Chanclor and includes sources for this choice.

Uploader's Research notes:

Details of death from which includes a digitized image of the casualty form from the "Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948” database

See his memorial page on the Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial which includes a number of attachments.

[Private Army Canadian Infantry 96th Battalion ]


Date added: 2014-01-06
Last modified: 2017-06-30